Kong Harald


Built by Volkswerft of Stralsund, Germany, for Troms Fylkes Dampskibsselskab, delivered on 25 June 1993. Shipyard number, 101. Cost, 400,000,000 kroner.


11,204 gross, 4,153 nett, 850 deadweight tonnes. Overall length 121.8 metres, beam 19.2 metres, depth 4.9/7.2 metres. 12,240 BHP, two 6,120 BHP, 6-cylinder 4T Krupp MaK DM 6 M552 C diesels, 20 knots. Two 1,075 BHP Brunnvoll bow thrusts. A 1,200 BHP Ulstein stern thrust was fitted in March 1996 during her under-guarantee overhaul at Bremerhaven.


First Hurtigrute departure from Bergen on 6 July 1993.


Became part of Hurtigruten Group (now Hurtigruten ASA) fleet in March 2006.